Description: The Manor House
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288117
OS Grid Reference: SU9424855629
OS Grid Coordinates: 494248, 155629
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2920, -0.6497
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SU 95NW PIRBRIGHT C.P. MILL LANE
1/56 The Manor House
House. C16 with late C17/early C18 cross wing to left, late C19 extensions to rear.
Timber framed, clad in red and blue brick to right, brown and red brick on cross wing;
plain tiled roof with eaves courses of Horsham slabs to right. L shaped plan, parallel
range across rear and projecting wing to left. 2 storeys with attic in cross wing,
leaded casement attic window under diagonal brick plaque. Plat band over first and
ground floors of cross wing. Square stack to rear at junction with wing, end ridge
stack to right. 2 two light leaded casement windows on each floor of cross wing under
brick heads, 3 leaded casement windows on first floor right. Half-glazed door in arch
surround under hipped hood in re-entrant angles between main house and wing. Single
storey extension to left with decorated stack under oversailing top. 1 large 5-light
leaded casement window in stone surround to front.
Right hand return front: tiled gable end with two further gables set back to right.
Rear: fishscale tile hanging on first floor, diagonal brick course over ground floor.
Left hand return front: long front with fishscale tile hanging and bands on first
floor. 3 multiple stacks, one oversailing gable to left. Leded casement fenestration
including one through-eaves dormer window. Further glazed entrance under wide, boarded
gabled porch on wooden supports.
Interior: framing visible in partition walls and ceiling. Stone floors, 2 arched oak
door cases to left.
Standing in a moated site the Manor House served as the Court House for the village.
V.C.H. Surrey Vol III pp 363-5
Listing NGR: SU9424855629
Source: English Heritage
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